Description: Bell Hotel
Date Listed: 17 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 318774
OS Grid Reference: SU1575283649
OS Grid Coordinates: 415752, 183649
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5515, -1.7742
SU 1583 NE SWINDON
8/113 No. 24 (Bell Hotel)
Hostelry, C19, on site of earlier inn reputedly dated from 1515.
Roughcast over rubble stonework, Slate roof. 3-storey, 3 bays
with central entrance and carriageway through 3rd bay to rear yard.
Stack backing on to carriageway. Remains of timber framed gallery
around yard. Canopied entrance, canted bay windows to ground and
first floors with margin glazed sashes. Carving in spandril
panels. 3rd floor windows 4-pane sashes with architraves and
bracketed sills extended as string. Paired stone modillion
cornice. Bracketed sign with very large gilded bell. Listed for
group value only.
Listing NGR: SU1573183641
Source: English Heritage
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